Defexpo 2022 - Day 3


    Prime Minister Inaugurates DefExpo 2022, Reiterates New India's Resolve
    By Ayushee Chaudhary

    During the inaugural ceremony, Prime Minister Modi launched Mission DefSpace, laid foundation stone for Deesa Airfield & released the 4th Positive Indigenisation List

  • MoU was signed between Munitions India and WB Electronics

    MoU was signed between Munitions India Limited and WB Electronics India Pvt Limited for collaboration in the area of Loitering Ammunition at MIL Stall on Day 1 of DEFEXPO 2022

    Impetus to 'Indigenisation'

    Fully supporting self-reliance in defence manufacturing, Indian Navy continues to propel the domestic industry's growth, something that has far-reaching strategic consequences. In Part 3 of an extensive interview with Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, SP's ShowNews, Vice Admiral S.N. Ghormade, Vice Chief of Naval Staff, gave a comprehensive overview of the current and future plans of the Indian Navy.

  • Arc Expanding into Platform Based Airborne EO Systems

    With its manufacturing facility at Hyderabad, Astra Rafael Comsys Pvt Ltd (ARC), a JV company formed between Astra Microwave Products Ltd (AMPL), India, and Rafael Advanced Defence Systems (Rafael), Israel has carved out a niche for itself in the high technology areas of Tactical Communication Systems, EW and SIGINT.

    "We continue to be a Trusted Partner in the Modernisation and Mission Readiness of India's Defence Forces"
    By Surendra Ahuja, Managing Director, Boeing Defence India

    Boeing continues to explore areas for supporting the vision of Atmanirbhar Bharat and adding more value to India's aerospace and defence ecosystem

    AMCA's Development Process to Begin This Year
    By Ayushee Chaudhary

    "Development for AMCA's roll out expected to begin before the end of this year," informs AMCA Project Director, Dr Ashish Kumar Ghosh during DefExpo. AMCA is the indigenous fifth generation fighter Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft (AMCA).

    Scaling New Heights Through Indigenous Shipbuilding
    By SP's Special Correspondent

    Backed by strong design house and superior 'Quality' ships, Goa Shipyard Limited has emerged as the fastest growing shipyard of country, building high technology and sophisticated ships

    Indigenisation in Aerospace and Defence

    Colonel H.S. Shankar (Retd), Chairman & Managing Director, Alpha Design Technologies Pvt Ltd highlights their role in promoting ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’

  • Mazagon Dock Signing 23 MoUs at DefExpo 2022

    Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL), is entering into as many as 24 MoUs with various national and international firms at DefExpo 2022, Gandhinagar. The MoUs are focusing on cooperation in the fields of indigenised development and manufacturing of equipment for ships and submarines and other platforms under ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’.

    Strengthening India-Africa Defence Relations

    Defence Minister invites African nations to explore Indian defence equipment & technologies; says, robust Indian defence manufacturing ecosystem can fulfil international requirements

    L3Harris and Merlinhawk Aerospace to Localise WESCAM MX-Series Service Capability in India

    Will deliver advanced repair facility, providing reliable, expedient service in the region L3Harris Technologies has signed an agreement with Merlinhawk Aerospace, India’s certified aerospace and defence design and manufacturing company, to open a WESCAM MX-Series electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) systems service center.

    BEL is ET Iconic Brand of India

    There are organisations of repute. And there are most valuable brands, their names written in gold, in the annals of history. The iconic brand value of Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), which shaped the growth of Defence Electronics in India, has been celebrated by the country’s premium media house as “The Economic Times - Iconic Brand of India Award - 2022”.

    Modernise the Armed Forces through Research & Innovation

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has exhorted startups and innovators to come up with new ideas to modernise the Armed Forces through research & innovation and contribute in making the nation strong, prosperous & ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ as envisioned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

    India-Africa Security Fellowship Programme

    The Gandhinagar Declaration, adopted as the outcome document of the second edition of the India-Africa Defence Dialogue (IADD), held on the sidelines of DefExpo 2022, charted out new areas for enhancing the India-Africa defence and security partnership.

    Boeing India and MIDHANI to Collaborate for Raw Materials

    Boeing India announced it will assess and collaborate with Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) to develop raw materials for standards aerospace parts and components in India.

    Live Demonstrations Enthrall the Audience at DefExpo 2022

    Boeing India announced it will assess and collaborate with Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) to develop raw materials for standards aerospace parts and components in India.